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Fire Bucket

A work made of leather.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of leather.

Date:

1784

Artist:

Artist unknown (American, 18th century)
Newburyport or Ipswich, Massachusetts

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Artist unknown

Title

Fire Bucket

Place

Newburyport (Object Possibly made in)

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1784

Medium

Leather

Inscriptions

Inscribed: "G. Norton. 1784 Peace & Liberty, N 1."

Dimensions

48.3 × 21 cm (19 × 8 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Reference Number

1950.1783

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